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KATIB CHELEBI (HAJI KHALIFA / MUSTAFA IBN ABDALLAH),

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Item Description: Matth. Norberg. 2 Bde. Neudruck d. Ausgabe Lund 1818. Osnabrück, Biblio Vlg., 1973. 7, 639; 559 S. Opbde. Bookseller Inventory # 388571AB

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Gihan Numa, geographia orientalis, ex Turcico in: Katib Chelebi (Haji

Katib Chelebi (Haji Khalifa/Mustafa ibn Abdallah).

Published by Lund, Berling, 1818. (1818)

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Item Description: Lund, Berling, 1818., 1818. 8vo. 2 vols. VII, (1), 639, (1) pp. 559, (1) pp. Later marbled wrappers. Only Latin edition of the first modern geography and atlas of the Islamic world, translated by Matthias Norberg (1747-1826). For his famous universal Islamic geography the Ottoman historian and bibliographer Katib Chelebi (1609-57), one of the principal intellectual figures of the 17th century Ottoman empire, drew on Mercator's and Hondius's "Atlas Minor" as well as other Western sources, making them available to the Islamic world for the first time. It was first printed at the first Turkish press by Ibrahim Müteferrika in 1732. "Of the utmost interest both as the best-known work of Ottoman geographical literature and as the document of a pivotal moment in the history of ideas" (Wolff, Mercator 2.12.a). - Occasional brownstaining due to paper; occasional duststains to margins. Untrimmed, uncut copy of this rare edition. Brunet III, 8. OCLC 84953456. Bookseller Inventory # 46197

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